Kimball A. Forbes

Carson B. Bagley

Location:

St. George, UT

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Practice Areas:

  • Homeowner Association/Community Association/Condominium Association 50%
  • Civil Litigation 20%
  • Business 15%
  • Real Property 12%
  • Credit Reporting Disputes 3%

Litigation:

  • 50%

Biography

Carson is one of Jenkins Bagley's founding members. His legal practice focuses on homeowner association law, real estate, construction defect, business, civil litigation and credit reporting disputes related to the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

In addition to other civil litigation matters, Carson has litigated many construction defect cases ranging from single homes to entire communities. In 2016 & 2020, Carson was recognized by his peers as Utah's Top Lawyers Named By Their Peers by Utah Business Magazine].

Carson is licensed to practice in the state and federal courts for Utah and Nevada, and is a member of the Community Association Institute (CAI), board member for the Southern Utah Subchapter of CAI, sub-committee member of the Utah CAI Legislative Action Committee (LAC), and a member of the Utah Community Association Bar Section.

Carson enjoys exploring the world with his daughter, family, and friends, while jeeping, scuba diving, working on the family farm, biking, canyoneering, snowboarding, and adventuring in the outdoors.

Current Employment Position

  • Partner

Past Positions

  • Vial Fotheringham SG, LLP, Associate Attorney, 2010 - 2017
  • Clarkson Draper & Beckstrom, LLC, Associate Attorney/ Law Clerk, 2008 - 2010

Education

  • The S.J. Quinney College of Law at The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
    • J.D.
  • Southern Utah University, Cedar City, Utah
    • B.S.
    • Honors: summa cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Utah, 2008
  • U.S. District Court District of Utah, 2008
  • Nevada, 2009
  • U.S. District Court District of Nevada, 2009

Honors

  • Utah Legal Elite, Utah Business Magazine, 2016, 2019
  • Super Lawyers, Rising Stars Selectee, Five State Region, 2018 - Present

Classes & Seminars

  • Introduction to Paralegal Studies, Dixie State College, 2008 - 2019
  • National HOA Case law Update & Trends, Southern UT Subchapter of CAI, 2019 - 2020
  • Diasters: Natural & Unnatural-Who is Liable?, Jenkins Bagley Annual Law Forum, 2019 - Present
  • Federal Law Limits on Utah Reinvestment Fees, Jenkins Bagley Monthly Luncheons, 2019 - Present
  • Governing Documents Training, Property Management Company, 2019 - Present

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Family Law Clinic, Pro bono Initiative, Volunteer, 2008

Fraternities or Sororities

  • Phi Sigma Alpha

Representative Cases

  • Telegraph Tower, LLC v Century Mortgage, LLC, 2016 Utah App 102
  • Trailside Planned Unit Development Owners Association v Festival Development, LLC, et al, 2012-2017

Professional Associations

  • Southern Utah Bar Association, 2008 - Present (Member)
  • Utah Federal Bar, 2008 - Present (Member)
  • Utah Legislative Action Committee of CAI, 2009 - Present (Member)
  • Nevada State Bar, 2009 - Present (Member)
  • Community Association Institute(National)(CAI), 2010 - Present (Member)

Languages

  • English